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March is the month for butterflies and caterpillars at Clitheroe Castle Museum.
March is the month for butterflies and caterpillars at Clitheroe Castle Museum.

MARCH is the month for caterpillars and butterflies at Clitheroe Castle Museum.

Running unti Wednesday March 27th is a range of activities for all the family, including;

A butterfly and caterpillar search – an activity for children who can search in the museum to find all the Beautiful Butterflies and Hungry Caterpillars. A winner will be chosen at random from the correct entries, with the prize of a museum goody bag.

A butterfly and caterpillar quiz for adults and children and available within the museum.

Every Saturday, a butterfly and caterpillar story time, with a selection of stories on the theme of butterflies and caterpillars read aloud in the museum.

Every Sunday, a Fluffy Caterpillar Craft session within the museum.

On March 9th and 10th, to coincide with Mothers’ Day, a Mummy Loves Flowers event with free flowers for the first 50 children completing the caterpillar hunt to give to “somemum” special.

The museum is open every day from noon to 4 p.m. with the last admission at 3-30 p.m. Admission is £3.75 for adults (£2.85 concession) and accompanied children go free.

For more information about the museum, phone 01200 424568, e-mail: clitheroecastle@lancashire.gov.uk or visit the website: www.lancashire.gov.uk/acs/sites/museums